Story Time


Join us for in-library and online Story Times

This winter, sign up for Story Times using the registration links below, or view all in-library or online Story Times and register for them on the ORL's Events Calendar.


Story times at the Library resume January 18

Many library locations are offering in-library Story Times and other programs for families!

Check in with your nearest library branch to see what they may be offering, and to view registration details and the guidelines for attending safely.  


Online Story Times

Join in for these online programs no matter where you live! Register online to get the Microsoft Teams link information. Please include your email!  Need help getting started with Teams? Download our Teams Help Sheet [PDF] or, view our help tutorial.


Virtual Family Story Times

Register Online | Tuesdays | 10:30 to 11:00 AM PT

Register Online | Wednesdays | 11:00 to 11:30 AM PT

Story times for all! Wonderful stories, rhymes and songs will keep the family dancing, singing and learning together! Each week, join the fun online from the comfort of home. 


Virtual Pyjama Story Time

Register Online | Weekly on Tuesdays | 6:30 to 7:15 PM PT

Snuggle up for Pyjama Story Time! Featuring longer books, songs and rhymes. Don’t forget your Stuffie! Recommended for children 3 to 6 years but all are welcome!


Enjoy Story Time anytime, watch our Oral Stories videos


Check out the Oral Stories Playlist on the ORL's YouTube Channel.

Story Time celebrates the joys of language and story through the use of music, puppets, picture books, storytelling, and more!

Story Time programs...

  • Are fun! 
  • Build social skills
  • Stimulate the imagination
  • Strengthen parent-child bonding
  • Strengthen language, listening and visual skills